What is PHP?
PHP stands for
PHP is a server-side scritin lanuae like JSP
PHP scripts are executed on the server
PHP is an open source software
PHP is free to download and use
PHP files can contain text, HTML tags and scripts
PHP files are returned to the browser as plain HTML
PHP files have a file extension of ".php", ".php3", or ".phtml"
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PHP runs on different platforms (Windows, Linux, Unix, etc.)
PHP is compatible with almost all servers used today (Apache, IIS, etc.)
PHP is FREE to download from the official PHP resource:www.php.net
PHP is easy to learn and runs efficiently on the server side
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